this as president obama on the hill today, assured lawmakers he was hearing their concerns about the reach of the nsa
and even agreed to meet with a number of them at the white house tomorrow. today meetings came just hours after the administration announced they would be declassifying the now infamous secret court order compelling verizon to hand over all their american customer's phone records in bulk. that was edward snowden's first revelation, the one that kicked this whole thing off.
today we got his latest. the piece published by glenn greenwald, with documents provided by snowden, details another nsa
surveillance program, a top secret national security agency program that allows analysts to search with no prior authorization through vast databases containing e-mails, online chats and the browsing history of millions of individuals. those details of yet another nsa
surveillance program are sure to add to the momentum decidedly, sharply, i would say surprisingly in one direction.